Love one another but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.’ Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet Love, marriage, children, work, joy, sorrow, friendship, freedom, pain, passion – Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet is a modern classic, its simple prose resonating in our hearts and minds. Written in English and first published in 1923, the book has gradually become a global bestseller, its wise words a favourite for readings at weddings and funerals. Shaped around the story of a prophet leaving his country of exile, the book is a series of short discussions on what really matters most in life. Its chapters offer solace and guidance. Beautifully produced with a timeless design, The Prophet is an accessible yet spiritual book to be cherished.